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May 30, 2008

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Beverly

They look great, and it provides a consistency to the enchanting look.

Can't wait to see your finished set. Blue will be great - or red. ;-)

Kathy  :)

Wow Kim what a collection you have there....they look great !!!

Hope you have a nice week-end, I'm going to see Sarah Jessica Parker and the girls with my girls can't wait and of course a Cosmo after the movie...lol

Take care,
Kathy :)

Brenda Kula

You certainly have a knack for painting things. They look so romantic and pretty.
Brenda

Dena

Hi Kim,

I love your collection and the way you have them hung looks perfect :) Can't wait to see your table!

Hugs,
Dena

LeAnn

Hi Kim,
They look great. I love your stairs. I have carpet on mine and would love to have them like yours. Have a great day.

Hugs,
LeAnn:)

Jen

I love this look. You are so great!

Kari

I have a small wall of mirrors...I think I may update them with this technique as well. I've grown bored with how they look now. This just might be the ticket to make me love them again. lol

Kari

Adrienne

Your mirrors are fantastic! I have a few that I need to paint white and hang near my front door. Will share when that's done. ~Adrienne~

Kelly

It is so fun to be able to change things up when we grow tired of them. I think the white looks so lovely and so very cottage. Fantastic job!! :)

Tracie

Hi Kim,
I love your mirrors and the way you painted them. Your stairs are lovely too, really looks crisp and clean and sets off the mirrors.
Happy weekend ;)
xo~Tracie

Maureen

Love this Kim! I have always felt mirrors were greater in numbers. All those pretty reflections! Your sense of style is genious!

Maureen

I see I am really crapping out with spelling errors today! Make that GENIUS!

Susan Ramey Cleveland

I love your mirrors, Kim.

Hasmin

Kim, Loving the mirrors! I have a penchant for them, too. Have a wonderful weekend! :-)

Wendy

Those look great!

Toni from NC

Very pretty and elegant!

Lorelei

Wonderful! Fantastic! Can`t wait to see the table and chairs. Have a wonderful and sunny weekend :))

Lorelei from Germany

mary

Oh, CUTE! You have the best ideas!

Katie

Looks like my staircase...only I wish I had a collection of mirrors like yours. I love them!

And I love coming to your blog and hearing "Theme from a Summer Place."

Can't wait to see the "new" table and chairs!!

Shanae

Your mirrors look great! I'll bet they add so much pretty light to your stairwell.

Ana.

Hi Kin,
most beautiful collection that mirrors have, I would not know which to choose!
Shhh ... I look forward to seeing the chairs and table! ;-)

Saludos, Ana!

Donna

Kim,

I love the mirrors! What a GREAT idea. They are beautiful.

Would love to see all of them from a distant shot.

Blue on the outdoor furniture will be pretty. I'm anxious to see it!

Donna

MimiG

Love the fresh paint job on the mirrors.
Am I too late to suggest a color for the table/chairs? What about the beautiful aqua color letters on the cover of Romantic Country on your sidebar?
MimiG

Dana

I really like the combination of rich green wall paint, with the warm wood tones, and your white mirrors. Those colors combined with all of the wonderful relecting going on is a great decorating treatment.

Robin~Thrifty Miss Priss

Hi Kim,
I have a mirror wall in my stairway too! Mine is painted black and I'm getting ready to slap a coat of white or maybe robins egg blue on all of them! With lots of flaking and chipping of course! Yours look terrific!

Rosemary

They look nice and fresh with the white paint.
Rosemary

Rhoda

Kim, I love those! Wish I had a spot for mirrors too, but I just don't have the space for them. Those look great, girlfriend!

xo,
Rhoda

rhondi

Hi Kim. I don't know if you read my blog very often so I just wanted to make sure you knew about my front porch party. I would love for your beautiful porch to be included. Hope you'll join in the fun. The details are on my blog.
Hugs, Rhondi

Sweet Cottage Dreams

I really love the cottagey white paint against the green walls. Magnificant!!! I have some mirrors on my stairwell, however I need to have a darker paint to make them POP! Great job there, Miss Kim!!!!!! LOL about painting everything and even Maggie! Doogs gets paint in his "skirt" whenever the paint can comes out. Silly dogs anyways.....

xoxo
Becky

I love what you've done with the mirrors:>) You are so creative.

I love groups of mirrors. They sparkle and reflect the daylight coming in through the windows...Love the way you have painted them...
Hugs,
Penny

karen

Dear Kim,
I mentioned you on my post today. I so admire how you can take the old and with a bit of paint, a touch of love and your flair for decorating create a beautiful treasure. I found some consignment shops on Friday in Cape Cod, and had to link people to your gorgeous inspiration. Karen

I love your mirrored wall, Kim! The white looks gorgeous! Interesting you used flat paint ~ I may have to try that.
Can't wait to see the table and chairs and the color you chose!
Hugs,
Donna

Vanessa

Just beautiful!! I always wanted to do something like this! Pretty! Have a lovely Sunday! Vanessa

almost mrs. h

Dear Kim - your wall of mirrors must bring a nice light to the space! How functional and yet so unexpected! Lovely!
Thanks for sharing!
Take care!

sharron

Love them!! What a difference!! Daisy is so very versatile!!

bethany

This looks just fabulous!! Why don't you come up north and decorate my house?

sharon

Oh, I love your mirrors in the stairway! Would you kill me if I copied this some day? I love it! What a great way to bounce light around.

PamperingBeki

I remember the last time you showed these and I totally stole your idea for my own hallway. :) It's such a fun look!

i love your wall of mirrors. i, too, have some..in my entry. yours are much prettier, tho!
hugs, bj

Kelley

What a great way to dress up a hallway. I love all the differnt shades of white. i would love to see the wall from afar, do they look different at different times of the day? Enjoy your beautiful creative work. Kelley

be still my heart. i have 2 gold round mirrors i don't know where to hang,....or maybe i doooo

Lena

wow........this is the best stairway idea. Thanks for the inspiration, this will now go on my list of todo projects!

love your blog!

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